Acts 13:1-4 NLT

1 Among the prophets and teachers of the church at Antioch of Syria were Barnabas, Simeon (called “the black man” ), Lucius (from Cyrene), Manaen (the childhood companion of King Herod Antipas ), and Saul.

References for Acts 13:1

    • a 13:1 - Greek who was called Niger.
    • b 13:1 - Greek Herod the tetrarch.
      2 One day as these men were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Dedicate Barnabas and Saul for the special work to which I have called them.”
      3 So after more fasting and prayer, the men laid their hands on them and sent them on their way.
      4 So Barnabas and Saul were sent out by the Holy Spirit. They went down to the seaport of Seleucia and then sailed for the island of Cyprus.